No missile shield for Canada, but one in the works for the future

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin announced that his country will not take part in the United States’ missile defense shield.

Canada probably feels that the only way a missile will ever be headed its way will be due to what’s known in the rocket biz as a “targeting error”, but you never know.

The prudent Canuck is planning for an eventual high-tech protection of that country. Below is an early artists rendering of a proposed Canadian missile defense system: